SOPHIE BELLUKA SPARKS BIOGRAPHY
Sophie has worked her way and earned respect from fellow DJ’s and musicians on the international music scene for the last three years.
Born and raised in south of France, Sophie started her creative spell at the age of 10. After gaining a place in the French gymnastic team she went on to compete at international level, she also worked as a model while studying at university, and music production courses.
Sophie quickly made her move to London after having graduated in France as she knew this would be The spot for her to be flourishing as a music maker. Poetry and melodies had merged, and she developed outstanding song writing and composing skills. Sophie started collaborating with talented and high profile artists in both acoustic, rock and house music .
2005-2007 in a collaboration Sophie created the song Lush in 2006,
performed by Stuart Love. Lush was voted song of the day seven days in a row by Music Tech Magazine, and was performed live at the Playboy party at the Cannes Film Festival 2006 for Hugh Efner’s 80th birthday party, and again for Ivana Trump’s party. Lush was also the epicenter of the famous Lush remix contest, with 30 remixes from all over the world, under the patronage of DJ Kid Crème, Robert Owens and Jon Pearn (Bodyrox).
2006 Also saw the birth of the song Sunshine which caught the attention of Chicago legend Robert Owens who recorded it.
It was also the start of her radio show http://www.pushfm.com/cms/
nid=54 on Push FM every Wednesday 2-4pm
for the Sophie Belluka Sparks show, Sophie has produced some exclusive interviews among which:
Little Louie Vega, Danny Rampling, Mark Knight, Robert Owens, Franckie Knuckles, Mark Moore (S Express), Jon Pearn (bodyrox), Rob Mello, Sebastien Ingrosso, Sergio Flores, Danny Marquez, to name but a few...
2007 Was also the start of the collaboration with DJ Producer Legend Nicky Holloway, with whom sophie is currently recording an album of the remixes of her acoustic songs, Run the race, Katarina, and Cheeky baby performed recently at the world renowned club China White alongside universal recordings and at the Lost and Yard in Soho in duo with TV presenter Julian Bennett (Queer eye for a straight guy, Richard and
Judy) for Human Hi charity & OK Magazine. The songs will be released later on this year.
On the acoustic-Rock department, a new collaboration with Denny Laine (WINGS) who made the armonic chords of a newversion of Sophie’s song “Take a chance” and “I don’t
forget”, performed on the guitar by talented blues guitarist Laine Hines, Denny’s son, Sophie and Laine performed her acoustic repertoire in some prestigious venues, while recording the acoustic album.
2008 Nicky Holloway & Sophie are currently developing
highly sophisticated and edgy electro beats in studio.
2008 was also the rocketing start of Sophie’s solo Dj career ;
having been mixing in the Push fm studio twice a week for
the last three years, Sophie developed her style and her own listeners with whom she meets with great pleasure when
she performs in clubs.With her very distinctive sounds and vibes, Sophie plays happy beats , she has been a Resident at the
Burlington club, played at Crystal, EGG, Base bar IBIZA, GRIAL, WHITE HOUSE, PACHA IBIZA , GLOBAL RADIO, N5, DIVO, DEX,
2009- After the success of her sets with Ruggi Ruggiero's costume parties Sophie was proposed by Ruggi to become the resident DJ of his costume parties.
2009 is also the start of a creation of a band with NICKY
HOLLOWAY who is making is big and awaited come back, having worked for a year and a half in the studio as a team,
Sophie and Nicky are now recording and album together and starting a band under the name of "CHEEKY BABY".
producing progressive, happy music. already preparing to launch two new tracks : "IT MOVES ME" and “GYPSY KISS”
in a promotional world tour
here are the latest and future dates for Sophie
12the of july 2008 @ EGG for LA VIE EN ROSE
16th july 2008 @ BASE BAR IBIZA
17th july 2008 @IBIZA LOUNGE IBIZA
18th july 2008 @ GRIAL IBIZA
19th july 2008 @ BASE BAR IBIZA
8th sept 2008 @GRIAL IBIZA
9th sept 2008 @ GRIAL IBIZA
On 13th of september 2008, 12.AM-1.30 AM Sophie plays for the launch of
HOUSE UK alongside a very impressive line up Raymondo Rodriguez, Neil
13th of september 2008 3.30AM-5.30AM plays at EGG for abstract anniversary party
14th sep 2008 1/2 MOON PARTY IBIZA
20th of september 2008 Sophie perfromed @ th EGG for the LONDON
FASHION WEEK closing party, filmed by Vicas Rodes.
23rd of Sepbember 2008 played a@ VENDOME KNIGHTBRIGE
8th of October 2008 “SOPHIE AND FRIENDS” a@ THE COBDEN CLUB
21st of October 2008 BURLINGTON CLUB
23rf November 2008 INTERVIEW WITH A VAMPIRE @ DIVO Picadilly London for Ruggi Ruggiero’s night
12th December 2008 Montecristo PARIS
31st January Alibaba and the 40 Thieves @ N5
12th of march @ EGG
25th april WHITE HOUSE with DZETA and BASILE alongside CJ MACKINTOSH
26th of april @ N5 for Ruggy Ruggiero's BBQ FOLLOW ME party
2nd May DEX LONDON with EXPRESS 2
6th May GLOBAL RADIO IBIZA for House World
6th may PACHA IBIZA for House World
28th may O2 ARENA INK for the grand student union ball
29th may QUEEN’S BOAT for NIGERIAN SOCIETY
30TH MAY DEX for BRAIN FREEZE
17TH JUNE GUARANA IBIZA streamed on AWDIO
23RD JUNE GUARANA IBIZA streamed on AWDIO
28TH JUNE 4-10PM KATAMARAN LOVE BOAT PARTY IBIZA-FORMENTERA
28TH JUNE AT NIGHT ES VIVE IBIZA
3rd july N5 for FAKE IT TIL YOU MAKE IT
4TH july WHITE HOUSE with DZETA & BASILE
11TH july EGG for FRENCH REVOLUTION PARTY
17TH JULY N5 FOR FAKE IT TIL YOU MAKE IT
25TH JULY FRENCH VERSIUS ENGLISH AT DEX
26TH JULY WHITE HOUSE WITH DZETA N BAZILE
31ST AUGUST WHITE HOUSE SW4 AFTER PARTY